Sr. Cannons Assistant Coach/Scout (13th Season)
Adam Provost has compiled a record of 464-204 as a head coach over 27 years in Vermont coaching an array of middle school, 14-15 year old Babe Ruth, Senior Babe Ruth, American Legion and high school baseball. This is his 13th year with the Cannons program in various roles as Bench Coach and advisor and Assistant Coach for the Junior Cannons from 2014, 2015 (NLBL Champions), and 2016. From 2006-2012 he was the Head Coach at Burr and Burton Academy (BBA) in Manchester, Vermont. During this time he led numerous field, program and youth league renovations, had the most wins in school history over a six-year span to that date, and the team made three trips to the State Finals. Prior to coming to BBA, Provost coached at Champlain Valley Union High School (CVU) for 15 years, with 10 at the Varsity helm. Provost led CVU to it's first Division I State Title in 2003 and was named Metro Division Coach of the Year. He spearheaded efforts to renovate facilities and youth league programs, establishing CVU as a premier high school baseball program in Vermont. He has conducted hundreds of highly regarded instructional camps for youth and for coaches over his career. Provost was on sabbatical in the Spring of 2013, traveling the world to study innovation in education and school leadership and wrote for Edutopia.org. He now works at Burlington School District as Director at Burlington Technical Center and for special projects in renovation and innovation. His personal blog and educational writing can be found at creativeStir.blogspot.com. Provost holds a Masters Degree from Marlboro and a BA from Union Institution and University. He currently serves as President of the Vermont Information Technology Association for Learning (VITA-Learn.org) and has led organizational and social media refits, statewide education conference innovation and professional development renovations. He is a Board Member - ex-Officio (former President and Executive Director) for the Vermont Baseball Coaches Association, Executive Director of the 643DP Foundation, and is an Adjunct Professor at Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) and Marlboro College Graduate School. Provost resides in Colchester Center, VT his wife, Janice, and two children, Grace (Cannons Videography Assistant, 2011) and Eben (Cannons Bat Boy 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, as a player on the Junior Cannons in 2014 - 2016 and now on the Senior Cannons).